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A futuristic picture of an eye with various digital 0s and 1s in the background
News
10 April 2014
DSTO is leading the development of a new whole-of-government approach to national security science and technology (S&T).
The Pegasus Aircraft Buoyancy System (pictured) is just one of the proposals that was successfully demonstrated as part of the CTD Program in 2013.
Media Release
26 March 2014
The Australian Government has announced a multimillion dollar investment to develop future defence technology in Australia.
Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky (left) and Northrop Grumman Australia Chief Executive Mr Ian Irving.
News
26 March 2014
DSTO and Northrop Grumman Australia have signed a strategic alliance to conduct collaborative research in a range of high-end defence technologies.
(L-R) Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinski, Executive Director of Canberra Airport Group Terry Snow, Eve Cogan, Assistant Minister for Defence Stuart Robert, Jenny Warren and Stuart Brook
Media Release
25 March 2014
The Australian inventor of the black box flight recorder has been honoured with the naming of a Defence building in Canberra.
Assistant Minister for Defence Hon. Stuart Robert MP
News
4 March 2014
Assistant Minister for Defence, Mr Stuart Robert MP, has drawn attention to the pivotal role of DSTO in exploiting science and technology (S&T) to safeguard Australia.
Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky (right) with Lockheed Martin Australia Chief Executive Raydon Gates.
Media Release
3 March 2014
DSTO and Lockheed Martin have signed a new strategic alliance to collaborate on a range of technologies for strengthening defence and national security.
Dr Mark Bateup, DSTO's first researcher to be placed under the Industry Placement initiative, with Aerospace Concepts.
News
20 February 2014
Hypersonics scientist Dr Mark Bateup is the first DSTO researcher to be placed under the Industry Placement initiative, with Australian systems engineering company Aerospace Concepts.
Dr Greg Calbert (right) with Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky
News
11 February 2014
Australia's oil security will be scrutinised under a new Secretary of Defence Fellowship awarded to Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) Senior Research Scientist Dr Greg Calbert.
Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky, signs the DSTO/IBM Strategic Alliance with the Director of IBM Research - Australia, Glenn Wightwick
News
10 February 2014
DSTO and IBM Australia have entered into a strategic alliance to conduct collaborative research in a range of high-end defence technologies.
Fulbright logo
News
3 February 2014
DSTO is looking for an outstanding United States researcher for the Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Advanced Science and Technology.

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